Steven Richard Balters

Steven Richard Balters

February 4, 1989- August 31, 2023

Steven Richard Balters, born February 4, 1989, in Omaha, Nebraska, to James Balters and Christine Webster, passed away August 31, 2023, at home in Golden/Lakewood, CO.

Steven attended Brownell Talbot School from preschool through senior year, graduating in May of 2007. He grew up attending and was confirmed at St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church in Omaha. Steven attended Seattle University, Seattle, WA, and the University of Nebraska Lincoln, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy. He moved to the Denver, Colorado area in 2018.

Steven was a gifted writer and speaker beginning in the early years of grade school and for the rest of his life. He loved hiking and camping in the Golden area and the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

He is survived by his mother, Dr. Christine Webster (Randy Bruhn) of Omaha; beloved uncles and aunts, Mike and Barbara Binfield, of Doniphan, NE, Dr. Gary Oliver of Siloam Springs, AR, Michael and Monica Balters of Lincoln, NE, Jerry and Mary Bucy of Beatrice, NE, Dr. Sharon Balters of Omaha; and many, many loving cousins.

Steven was preceded in death by his father, Dr. James Balters; grandparents, Richard and Marilyn Webster, and Steve and Dolores Balters; uncles, Dr. Henry Balters, and Marine Lance Corporal Stephen Balters (a Vietnam War Hero); aunt, Carrie Oliver; cousins, Matthew Balters, Christian Balters, Joshua Balters, and Matthew Oliver.

VISITATION: Wednesday, September 13, 2023, 10 a.m., at St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, 15050 W. Maple Rd. Omaha, NE., followed by a FUNERAL SERVICE: at 11 a.m. Memorials are suggested to Saint Andrew’s United Methodist Church or Brownell Talbot School.

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  • Denise & Bruno Lapostol Posted September 7, 2023 5:17 pm

    Oír sincerest condolences on the loss of your beloved Steven . We can’t imagine the pain you must be feeling at this difficult time. Our thoughts are with Christine and all the family members at this time of deep

  • Marcia Carlson Davis Posted September 7, 2023 8:43 pm

    So very sorry for. Your loss our hearts ache for you and your families. May God surround you with friends who can offer His comfort May you find Gods peace in the coming weeks in the memories of your loved one and in the knowledge that your son is now with his Heavenly Father.

  • jane Raetz Posted September 8, 2023 9:07 am

    Thinking about you and sending love to you during this time.

  • Rita Shaw Posted September 10, 2023 1:30 pm

    Chris, Tom and I are so sorry to hear of the loss of your son. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • Diane Wheeler Posted September 12, 2023 4:45 am

    Our dearest friend, Patrick and I send our deepest sympathies on the loss of your son. We never had the opportunity to meet him but can tell he was an amazing, gifted and loving person.
    We will hold you and your family in our prayers. We send love and comfort to you during this time of sorrow.

  • Garry Gernandt Posted September 12, 2023 3:18 pm

    To the Balters and Webster families, expediting love and strength for your loss. I grew up with the Balters’ kids on Oak Street. With heavy hearts we say, go be with God, Steve.

  • Hand & Gail Klau Posted September 13, 2023 8:42 am

    We are so sorry to hear of this unexpected loss. Please accept our heartfelt condolences. You .are in our thoughts & prayers..

  • Nancy A Roberts Posted September 13, 2023 6:27 pm

    I’m so sorry for the most difficult of losses a mother can experience. My prayers are with you. .

  • Daniel O’Brien Posted March 4, 2024 7:34 pm

    I knew Steven at Brownell Talbots. He was so much fun to be around.

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